Sunday, January 24, 2010, 12:00 – 4:00 PM
Jewish Community Federation, San Francisco
The Bay Area Academic Consortium invites you to participate in its new winter program, History and Literature in the Study of the Bible, for faculty and graduate students in Jewish Studies.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
12:00-1:00 PM, Humanities 210
Unlike others who became a part of the Russian Empire as a result of the partitions of Poland, Jews were not viewed as native to the newly colonized territories.
Thursday, February 4, 4:00-5:45 PM
Humanities 1, Room 545.
Please join Nathaniel Deutsch, Co-Director of the Center for Jewish Studies and Neil Brenner, Professor of Sociology at New York University, for a public dialogue on the impact of gentrification on the Hasidic enclave in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 5:00 PM
Humanities Lecture Hall.
Rebecca Goldstein is the author of 36 Arguments for the Existence of God and six works of fiction, including The Mind-Body Problem, Mazel, and Properties of Light.
Historian Victor Tcherikover used to say that there are few phenomena in history that have a history of 2,000 years. Antisemitism is one of those phenomena.